The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 187 197 219
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +22
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 23 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.40% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 1.43% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 11
Average salary £40,750 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.55% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,250 £43,125
% change year-on-year
-3.55% +14.20%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1708 1539 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.42% 28.08% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 1268 1380
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,600 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 13 £40,750 -29.13%
Slough - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 - - 1
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe.

1 20 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 18 (51.43%) Client/Server
2 18 (51.43%) LAN
2 18 (51.43%) IPv6
2 18 (51.43%) Network Security
3 13 (37.14%) Finance
4 12 (34.29%) IBM
5 11 (31.43%) IBM Mainframe
6 10 (28.57%) Huawei
6 10 (28.57%) Marketing
6 10 (28.57%) Business Development
6 10 (28.57%) Marketing Strategy
6 10 (28.57%) Project Management
7 9 (25.71%) Strategic Planning
8 8 (22.86%) Broadband
9 7 (20.00%) COBOL
10 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
11 5 (14.29%) Migration
12 4 (11.43%) JCL
12 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
12 4 (11.43%) zOS
12 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
12 4 (11.43%) Adabas
12 4 (11.43%) CRM
12 4 (11.43%) Market Research
12 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
12 4 (11.43%) Functional Testing
12 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
13 3 (8.57%) Time Management
13 3 (8.57%) Data Migration

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) PaaS
2 2 (5.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) LAN
1 18 (51.43%) IPv6
1 18 (51.43%) Network Security
2 8 (22.86%) Broadband
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Adabas
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.71%) MS Access
2 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (5.71%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) ERwin
General
1 20 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 13 (37.14%) Finance
3 10 (28.57%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Consultant
2 18 (51.43%) Cloud Consultant
3 12 (34.29%) Business Consultant
4 7 (20.00%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Programmer
5 4 (11.43%) Tester
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Tester
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (5.71%) DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Junior
7 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Junior DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Business Data Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Mainframe Programmer
8 1 (2.86%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Siebel Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) SAP XI
1 2 (5.71%) HTML
1 2 (5.71%) MDX
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Client/Server
2 11 (31.43%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) zOS
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Business Development
1 10 (28.57%) Marketing Strategy
1 10 (28.57%) Project Management
2 9 (25.71%) Strategic Planning
3 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Migration
5 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.43%) CRM
5 4 (11.43%) Market Research
5 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
5 4 (11.43%) Functional Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Data Management
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.71%) ERP
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.71%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) COBOL
2 4 (11.43%) JCL
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) NATURAL
4 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) VBA
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) MBA
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) vCloud
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) IBM
2 10 (28.57%) Huawei
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 2 (5.71%) Siebel
4 2 (5.71%) Trillium
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Unisys
5 1 (2.86%) InterSystems
5 1 (2.86%) CA
Windsor
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £72000 per annum + £108KOTE + benefits + car
Posted: 20 days ago